Course Title: Coordinate business resources

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4356 Certificate IV in Dental Assisting

Course Title: Coordinate business resources

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 30

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

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Course Contact: Ms. Suzanne Dellas Fatone

Course Contact Phone: 9341 1406

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

 This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to determine and analyse existing and required resources, their effective application and the accountability for their use.


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

 Not applicable


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BSBADM409 Coordinate business resources


1. Determine resource requirements

2. Acquire and allocate resources

3. Monitor and report on resource usage

Learning Outcomes

  • communication skills to request advice, to receive feedback and to work with a team
  • literacy skills to draft complex reports and to display logical information on resource usage
  • numeracy skills to interpret, compare and calculate resource usage costs
  • planning skills to schedule and track resource use and availability
  • common equipment faults
  • functions of a range of business equipment
  • key provisions of relevant legislation from all forms of government that may affect aspects of business operations, such as:

              anti-discrimination legislation
              ethical principles
              codes of practice
              privacy laws
              environmental issues
              occupational health and safety (OHS)

  • organisational policies, plans and procedures
  • record management processes and techniques related to maintenance schedules

Overview of Assessment

The assessment is in the form of a portfolio which comprises of

  • Part A: Case Study: The New Dental Equipment
  • Part B: Dental Stock and Materials
  • Part C: Completed and signed Third Party Report